Governor Scott Announces ADP to Create 1,600 Jobs in Orange County

On July 26, 2016, in News Releases, by Clare Lattanze

MAITLAND, Fla. – Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that ADP® will locate new offices in Orange County and create 1,600 new jobs. ADP is one of the many companies Governor Scott met with during his domestic trade mission to New York last spring. The new office opening will create 500 positions within the next six […]

DECLARACIÓN DEL GOB. SCOTT SOBRE EL TIROTEO EN FT. MYERS

On July 25, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

FT. MYERS, Fla – Esta mañana, el Gobernador Rick Scott dio a conocer la siguiente declaración con motive del tiroteo en un club nocturno de Ft. Myers. El Gobernador Rick Scott dijo, “Luego de la horrible noticia del tiroteo en un club nocturno de Ft. Myers, hablé con el Alcalde de Ft. Myers Randy Henderson, […]

GOV. SCOTT STATEMENT ON FT. MYERS SHOOTING

On July 25, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

FT. MYERS, Fla – This morning, Governor Rick Scott released the below statement following the shooting at a nightclub in Ft. Myers. Governor Rick Scott said, “Following the horrific news of a shooting at a nightclub in Ft. Myers, I spoke with Ft. Myers Mayor Randy Henderson, Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott and Ft. Myers […]

Gov. Scott: Naples Area Added Nearly 4,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today the Naples area added 3,900 private-sector jobs over the year in June. The area’s unemployment rate was 4.9 percent, declining by 0.6 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “With nearly 4,000 new jobs created in Naples, more and more Floridians are finding the opportunities […]

Gov. Scott: Pensacola Area Added 1,700 New Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Pensacola area added 1,700 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The area’s unemployment rate was 5.1 percent, dropping by 0.4 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “Florida is laser focused on creating the best environment for businesses and families to […]

Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Area Added Nearly 22,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that the Jacksonville area added 21,900 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The area’s unemployment rate was 4.7 percent in June, declining by 0.8 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “It is great news that the Jacksonville area created nearly 22,000 jobs […]

Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Area Added More Than 10,000 Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the West Palm Beach area added 10,200 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The area’s unemployment rate was 4.9 percent in June, down 0.3 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “Every job created makes a difference in someone’s life […]

Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Area Added Nearly 35,000 Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Fort Lauderdale area added 34,800 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The unemployment rate in Fort Lauderdale was 4.5 percent in June, dropping by 0.7 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “I am proud to announce that Fort Lauderdale […]

Gov. Scott: Miami Area Added More Than 18,000 Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

MIAMI, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Miami area added 18,700 new private-sector jobs over the year in June. The Miami area’s unemployment rate was 5.4 percent, down 1.0 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “With more than 18,000 new jobs added this year, it is clear that Miami […]

Gov. Scott: Tampa Area Added Nearly 45,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On July 22, 2016, in News Releases, by Staff

TAMPA, Fla. — Governor Rick Scott announced today that the Tampa area added 44,900 new private-sector jobs in June over the year. Tampa’s unemployment rate was 4.6 percent in June, dropping by 0.7 percentage point in the last year. Governor Scott said, “Not only did the Tampa area create nearly 45,000 new jobs over the […]